Kone’s ultrarope means taller skyscrapers

If you get vertigo riding in the glass elevators at your local fancy hotel, you might want to stop reading now. Hotels and skyscrapers...

Invertek sells millionth VFD drive

Invertek Drives is celebrating reaching the historic milestone of selling in excess of one million variable frequency drives worldwide. The current production rate is...

China drafts law on the elevator safety

China's legislature on Wednesday reviewed a draft law on the safety of special equipment including elevators, boilers, cranes and large recreation facilities. The draft was...

Key safety step missed!

St Pete Beach, FL, USA - It could be months before investigators know exactly why an elevator at the TradeWinds Island Resorts fell on...

Theresa Christy – The Ups and Downs

You press a button and wait for your elevator. How long before you get impatient and agitated? Theresa Christy says 20 seconds. As a mathematician...

Schindler Now Offers PORT Technology with 400AE MRLS

The Schindler 400AE™ machine room-less traction elevator is now available with the company’s PORT Technology destination-dispatch system as an option. With this technology, the...

Roosevelt University’s New “Vertical Campus”

One result of our ever-growing urban population is that colleges are challenging the definition of “the college campus” experience. Without an abundant horizontal space...

Manitoba requires regular inspection on EDPPD

Inspections and Technical Services Manitoba (ITSM) has announced that elevating devices for persons with disabilities (EDPPDs) will now be subject to regular inspections and will require...

Hyundai Elevator Bicycle Automatic Parking

Hyundai achieved all orders on bicycle automatic parking facility on 3 places as Yeong deung po station(captial area west office), Dae gu station(Dae gu...

Elevator transports Ford Mustang to the top of the Empire State...

When 50 years ago the idea of disassembling a Ford Mustang on pieces and taking it on the top of the Empire State Building...

Why aren’t we building a space elevator?

Launching an object into space, even a small object, is incredibly expensive. The rocket fuel needed to get a space shuttle into orbit reflects...

Safety of Home Elevators Under Investigation

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has launched an investigation of residential elevators and lifts, which the agency estimates were involved in 1,600 injuries...

Elevator in one day

Elevator installation is one of the most problematic, expensive and time-consuming aspects of construction. Modular Elevator Manufacturing, Inc. (MEM) offers a fully operational elevator...

Google’s robot car is like using an elevator

Welcome to the future everyone, you may now release all worries, and all control. Google has released photos and video of its first self-driving vehicle,...

Kone acquires Ascent Elevator

KONE has acquired the San Francisco-based business of Ascent Elevator Services, Inc., an independent elevator company with a significant share of the service market...

Time-Lapse History Elevator

The main attraction is at the top, but the journey there is spectacular in its own right. One World Trade Center, the tallest building in...

Touchless footbutton by Hyundai elevator

Hyundai Elevator Co., South Korea's No. 1 moving solutions provider, said Thursday it developed a new type of lift that can be summoned by...

China’s growing market

In the past decade, thanks to China's economic development and increased demand for construction projects, the elevator market in the country has grown rapidly. Last...

KONE replaceing 128 escalators in Washington D.C.

KONE Inc. is announcing a $154 million deal to build escalators for Washington, D.C.’s mass transit system at its Coal Valley plant. That’s the largest...

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Hyundai Universal Multi Bar

Hyundai Elevator has won the "Finalist" at the 2018 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) organized by Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA)...